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Any way to bypass redirect from old blog to new location

In using Google and Bing to seek topics related to Sharepoint 2010, I get lots of hits to a blog called GetThePoint at http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/blogs/GetThePoint/Lists/ Recently, I notice that ...
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Get current user from SP Client Object Model in Silverlight / VB

Using Silverlight 5, VB.Net and SharePoint Online. Tried this to read the current user's name into a textbox, but the textbox remains blank. Any ideas? Thanks. Imports Microsoft.SharePoint.Client ...
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Allow users to filter a list using text input on SharePoint Online

I have a requirement to allow users to filter a list by entering a search string. I've been following the guide here: ...
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Search scope shows Empty - Add rules

I've created a new search scope and set up a rule for it but I think there's still something I need to do to activate it since in update status it's showing 'Empty - Add rules'. What am I missing to ...
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i got an error.Access is denied. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED)).when i give listitem.BreakRoleInheritance(false)

I get the following error: "Access is denied. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED))" . when attempting to set the permissions of a list item with the following code: if ...
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Import a UI built solution into Visual Studio for further development

Trying to get my head round a few things with SP and SP development. I have a complete solution which was built using both the UI and SPD. I have exported the WSP and now want to import this into ...
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Cannot find “Get Tools to Build Apps” to install Napa

I have followed this link to login to Office 365 Preview and has got stuck at installation of Napa as I can't find the Get Tools to Build Apps link. I will appreciate if someone can help.
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I Need Help Mapping a Custom Domain to a SharePoint Online Site

I'm about to sign up for a SharePoint Online site. I have a domain name, but can I map this to a SharePoint Online site?
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Web definition and webtemplate and site defintion and site template in sharepoint 2010

Can any one explain what are Web definition and webtemplate and site defintion and site template in sharepoint 2010 Regards, Suresh Pydi
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Adding users in Sharepoint

How do you add users in Sharepoint Online without importing from AD? I've seen a few places mention you can do it but when I create and save a user it complains it doesn't match a name.
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Add Content with a sharepoint webserver with in sharepoint farm where we have more than 1 webfrontend server

We have a sharepoint farm (with three web front end server and these server maange by a loadbalancer) we can access our sharepoint portal via two way one is using loadbalancer url and second directry ...
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Sharing library or site in SharePoint without login to the account office 365

I want to share my library create on SharePoint Online. But I want to send only a link to this person and he can access to this library (this person don't have office 365 account). Is there any ...
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Getting error after site restore

On server we have created new web application and restored the content database using stsadm command. Restoration got successfully completed but when we try to open site using browser we get below ...
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Custom actions in a Sharepoint Online (BPOS) workflow

Just a simple question: Does anyone know if it's possible to create custom actions for a workflow in Sharepoint Online (BPOS). So NOT Office 365... If possible, are there tutorials you know of how to ...
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Importing data from Excel/Word into a SharePoint List

Is it possible to import data from an Office Excel or Word file into a list in SharePoint (specifically SharePoint Online)? I have imported data from SharePoint lists to Word files.
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Need Help - How to update listitem of type User in sharepoint 2010?

I am trying to update a list which is having User content type field, where I am saving users name selected from people picker. Now my requirement is to add/remove a particular person in that list ...
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execute workflow on feild change

I have a list of proposals and I want to trigger a workflow based on if the status goes from Active or Submitted to Archived I created a workflow with an if status = archived but It will trigger the ...
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Access SharePoint online using client object model- Forbidden error

I tried to Create a new list item using client object model. I have created an asp.net application to do the task. It works if I pass the URL of SharePoint server which is installed in my machine. But ...
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Remove role from group programmatically, CSOM

I would like to remove the contribute permission level from a specific group. I use this code: Group group1 = web.SiteGroups.GetByName("StudentsKls11"); RoleDefinition readDef = ...
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Open SharePoint Online web with SharePoint Designer gives server error saying it has an old version?

On my Office 365/SharePoint Online tenant, I’m trying to create a Workflow with SharePoint Designer 2013. This has worked before, but today I get a strange error: Server error: The version of ...
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Can we use SQL Server as a primary data storage for SharePoint 2013?

Is it possible to use external SQL Server as a primary data storage for SharePoint 2013? Having this implemented we can generate reports, query data and it would become very very powerful to use. Or ...
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Sharepoint Online and Powershell SPDocumentLibrary

I was wondering if it is possible to update a Sharepoint List versioning using powershell. I have attempted to load the SPDocumentLibrary class into powershell by using ...
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Sharepoint Online Presence and Contact Cards

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 Plan 1 and I've been wondering that do we really need Lync to use the presence feature in Sharepoint (Newsfeed, comments, mysite etc.) or is there a way to ...
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Can't get Custom Column of type Publishing Image to display in JSLink

I have a column of type "Publishing Image" named "Picture Upload" defined at the site collection level, and then included in my Custom List. When I try and access the column from my JSLink function, ...
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Unable to configure custom apps (from store) in Sharepoint Online

I added a few custom applications from Office store into our O365/SharePoint Online 2013 and they were smoothly installed and became visible in our Site Content. Only problem is that if I try to click ...
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Content Search Web Part not showing up on a page

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 as our intranet solution. I've been trying to use CSWP to get a rollup of the few most recent discussions on the discussion board to show up on the intranet ...
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SPUtility Send Email for mulitple users

I am trying to send an email to multiple users using SP Utility Send Email I am using visual studio, c# But i am facing issue, as i am trying to specify email addresses as a ,b Should i be using ...
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Make Anonymous Access for online SharePoint 2010 Team Site

I have Online SharePoint 2013 Site and I would like to make it as Anonymous .Can any one help me how can I achieve it.
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SharePoint Provider hostes App Update delete all my list Data

I have create a providerhosted app with several lists in it. A List contains a Contenttype that holds the listcolumns. Now I added a new Column to the contenttype. I also add a update Entry in my ...
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Default to browse tab instead of edit tab on NewForm.aspx

Ive had a look back over previous questions regarding this but cant seem to see a solution for sharepoint online/ 365. Basically we have a page that the end user uses to log a request and we would ...
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SharePoint 2013 Searching multiple Site collections?

Is there a Search or Portal site Hierarchy/ Structure option in SharePoint 2013 that would enable a searching of specific and multiple site collections (not just Search all) We opened a ticket with ...
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Office 365- Accessing lists refers wrong URL (URL/App name)

I'm new to NAPA tool. I started to build simple apps using NAPA tool. And I tried to access a list in office 365 site using below code. After I publish the app it shows an error message: Message: List ...
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Can the “Script Editor” webpart retrieve values from a list?

I am trying to edit the "Post.aspx" page of my blog. Here are the steps that I am trying to take: I go to any random blog post. I click on "edit". I then click on "Add Web Part" on the Right hand ...
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Edit Search Box in SharePoint Online (Office 365)

Basically, I am trying to edit the value of the search input on SharePoint Online. Instead of showing OOTB value "Search this site", I would like to show a custom text. I have found multiple ...
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Assign user profile subtype in Office 365

Is there a way to assign a user profile subtype to a new userprofile in SharePoint 2013 Online (Office 365)? This can be done by hand in the admin center of Office 365. However, in this case my ...
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Manage list permissions by app

I need to manage permissions of SPFolder in a SharePoint document library from a SharePoint app published in the Office Store. But looks like it's impossible, because: ...
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How can I hide “Publish Major a Version” link on call out?

I'm looking for ways I can hide the "Publish a Major Version" link from a document library. The users must use a workflow in order to request approval rather than use this link. Is there any way to ...
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Undefined SP.ClientContext

I always get undefined on my SP.ClientContext.get_current() I have tried with this code: SP.SOD.executeFunc('sp.js','SP.ClientContext',runthiscode); function runthiscode(){ ...
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Error while calling SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager.getMyProperties method

I am trying to get current user profile information using the PeopleManager object ( SP.UserProfiles.js ) in a SharePoint hosted app. Code snippet is like below : var peopleManager = new ...
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How to display a list of all users in a provider-hosted app?

I'm making a provider-hosted app for SharePoint on Office 365 and I need to display a list of the users within a site collection. Can anyone point me in the right direction with some code? Your help ...
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Item ID in document library is not starting with 1

I am creating a document library using C# code in Office 365. I am creating some site columns and adding in a content type. I am associating this newly created content type to my document library. ...
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SharePoint 2013 server vs Online MasterPage Css

Is there any difference in the css and masterpage for online vs server edition? Can i use a online site trial edition and make css changes, and then use that css on SharePoint server
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Can local SQL Server data be made available in SharePoint Online

We have a SharePoint Online account and local data in a SQL Server instance. The data from the SQL Server is available as an OData feed in SharePoint and can be worked with in Excel Power Query. We ...
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SharePoint app part L_Menu_BaseUrl undefined

I created a sharepoint hosted app with 2 lists inside, I then added a sharepoint app part to my app. The app.js code inside is the same, its working in my app but when i add the app part to my site ...
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Create a List in Host Web based on custom Content Type

I have created a custom Content Type in a SharePoint App. I've had no problems making a list based off of this Content Type in the App Web. Requirements of my project have changed and I'd like to ...
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Importing AD Users in to SharePoint online

I need a help in import active directory users in to SharePoint online. So that the authentication will be done with imported users on SharePoint online. Please help me with procedure to ...
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Access list from SharePoint App in another SharePoint App

I've created a SharePoint App which is essentially a list, with some Remote Event Receivers hooked up to certain events. There are no pages in this app, the start page is set to access the list ...
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Does sharepoint online support external Data sources

We are looking to migrate to sharepoint online from our current on premise installation and currently have one question that is still unanswered. We use custom WebParts (which we will need if we ...
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Url error on lookupfields causes webpart to fail

I’ve setup up two lists. A main list(list A) and a secondary list(list B). These two lists are related through lookupfields, where list B looks up items in list A. On the DispForm.aspx for list A, ...
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How do I create a approval workflow for an infopath list

I have created a form using infopath which currently sends the contents as an email when the submit button is pushed. How would I integrate an approval workflow with this form, so that when the ...